HISTORIC SITES

244 East 49th Street

Katharine Hepburn Residence

Iconic movie star Katharine Hepburn owned this Turtle Bay Gardens rowhouse from 1931, a year before her breakthrough performances on... Learn More

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Dag Hammarskjold Plaza

Dag Hammarskjold Plaza / Katharine Hepburn Garden

Many New York City public parks and playgrounds are named in honor of prominent figures in New York City and... Learn More

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1634 Broadway

Winter Garden Theater

Opened in 1911, the Winter Garden Theater has staged multiple productions involving major LGBT performers and creators, including Vincente Minnelli,... Learn More

Performance Venues
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4 St Marks Place

Tempo Playhouse / Key Theater / New Bowery Theater / Bridge Theater

This 1831 house had a significant and colorful Off-Off-Broadway theatrical history from 1955 to 1967, reflecting its location on St.... Learn More

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230 West 74th Street

Continental Baths at the Ansonia Hotel

Between 1968 and 1976, the Continental Baths operated out of the basement space of the then-dilapidated Ansonia Hotel. The legendary... Learn More

Bars, Clubs & Restaurants
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901 Father Capodanno Boulevard

Beach Haven Bar

This commercial building was home to the Beach Haven, Staten Island’s sole lesbian bar in the 1970s and early 1980s.... Learn More

Bars, Clubs & Restaurants
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243-259 West 52nd Street

August Wilson Theater (originally Guild Theater)

Opened in 1925 as the Guild Theater and renamed the ANTA Playhouse in 1950 and the Virginia Theater in 1981,... Learn More

Performance Venues
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45 Belmont Place

Michelle Cliff Residence

The Jamaican-born author Michelle Cliff was living in this two-family house when she graduated from nearby Curtis High School in... Learn More

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Seventh Avenue (35th to 41st Streets)

Fashion Walk of Fame

Beginning in the year 2000, plaques have been installed along Seventh Avenue — a corridor synonymous with the fashion industry... Learn More

Public Spaces
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324 East 14th Street

Jackie Curtis Residence

From 1974 to 1985, prolific playwright, director, performer, poet, and Warhol Superstar, Jackie Curtis, resided in the second floor, front... Learn More

Residences